Local Obits for Sat. Aug 17th, 2013
Mrs. Charlotte Kennedy, age 82, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2013. She is survived by her husband of fifty-four years, Bob Kennedy, Gainesville, GA; child ...
Mr. Dennis Alton Biddy, born August 2, 1944, to the late Dillard and Mildred Biddy, passed away at the age of 69 on August 17, 2013, after bravely battling dementia for four years. ...
Mrs. Susan Harrell, 85, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2013. Born in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, on October 30, 1927, she was the daughter of Lonnie and Pauline B ...
Ms. Willie Mae Adams Farmer, age 65, of Gainesville, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday August 17, 2013 following a sudden illness. Funeral services are sch ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Richard Watson Frontera, Jr. 55, of Jefferson, Ga. who passed away Saturday August 17, 2013.Mr. Frontera was born in Tripoli, Africa, ...
Mrs. Grace Genell Allison age 79 of Dahlonega passed away on Saturday August 17, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral service ...
Phyllis Jean Wells, age 69 of Winder, Ga passed away Saturday August 17, 2013. Professional services entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home
Trey Uhlman, age 42, of Atlanta passed away Saturday, August 17, 2013. He is survived by his parents Lou and Sandra Uhlman; brother Tracy Stephens; sister Lisa Anglin (David) and ...
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.